Definition of westbound
: traveling or heading west
Examples of westbound in a Sentence
Traffic in the westbound lane is backing up.
Recent Examples of westbound from the Web
Deputy Naperville Fire Department Chief Andy Dina confirmed the crash occurred at 4:59 p.m. Wednesday in I-88's westbound lanes near Route 59.
Idaho State Police are no longer diverting traffic off of westbound Interstate 84, at the Middleton exit, due to a rollover crash.
The two additional westbound trains will start at the Portage/Ogden Dunes station.
WSDOT will be working on sections of the westbound lane in Cle Elum, Kittitas County, leaving only one lane open, and doing bridge-deck repairs at the summit, WSDOT said.
Illinois State Police officials are investigating a road rage incident between two motorists Wednesday morning on westbound Interstate 80 in the Orland Park-Mokena area.
Parcel said the westbound lanes of 75th Street between Ranchview Drive and Wehrli Road were closed to traffic for several hours while that work was done.
A 59-year-old Clear Lake man was killed Friday afternoon when his motorcycle crashed on westbound U.S. 10 in Sherburne County.
Even taller bushes and parkway trees are growing on the southeast corner of the intersection, which limit how well westbound drivers on Walnut see cars on Garfield approaching from the south.
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Definition of westbound for English Language Learners
: going toward the west
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Definition of westbound for Students
: going west a westbound train
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